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The Lost Oasis

(1933)
(The sixth book in the Doc Savage series)
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The Doc Savage Magazine was printed by Street & Smith from March 1933 to the summer of 1949 to capitalize on the success of the Shadow magazine and followed by the original Avenger in September 1939. In all, 181 issues were published in various entries and alternative titles. Doc Savage became known to more contemporary readers when Bantam Books began reprinting the individual magazine novels in 1964, this time with covers by artist James Bama that featured a bronze-haired, bronze-skinned Doc Savage with an exaggerated widows' peak, usually wearing a torn khaki shirt and under the by-line "Kenneth Robeson". The stories were not reprinted in chronological order as originally published, though they did begin with the first adventure, The Man of Bronze. By 1967, Bantam was publishing once a month until 1990, when all 181 original stories (plus an unpublished novel, The Red Spider) had run their course. Author Will Murray produced seven more Doc Savage novels for Bantam Books from Lester Dent's original outlines. Bantam also published a novel by Philip Jose Farmer, Escape From Loki (1991), which told the story of how in World War I Doc met the men who would become his five comrades.

Genre: Science Fiction    

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Paperback Editions

1965 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Lost Oasis
Author(s): Kenneth Robeson
ISBN: 0-553-06357-X / 978-0-553-06357-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bantam Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

April 2014 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Lost Oasis: Doc Savage #7
Author(s): Kenneth Robeson
Publisher: Mustbe Interactive
Availability: Amazon CA